[Response to rituximab in a patient with Wegener's granulomatosis refractory to conventional therapies].


Male with diagnosis of Wegener's granulomatosis associated to anti-proteinase 3 antibodies that improved initially to the treatment with high dose glucocorticoids and ciclophosphamide, but in a relapse he did not have good response to glucocorticoid treatment, ciclophosphamide, methotrexate nor azathioprine. The patient received treatment with rituximab in… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.reuma.2009.04.010


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